Biography and History

A member of Princeton's Class of 1939, McClung was an American writer of children's fiction and non-fiction, especially about animals and natural history.

Source: From the finding aid for C0372

  • Robert M. McClung Manuscripts. 1969-1980 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0372

    Robert M. McClung (Princeton’s Class of 1939) was an American writer of children’s fiction and non-fiction, especially about animals and natural history. His papers contain five manuscripts of published works by McClung on wildlife conservation and endangered species. The collection includes the original edited typescripts, outlines, workbooks and notes, page and galley proofs, Xerox copies, reference material, maps, and illustrations of the books, as well as related correspondence.